There's never been a better time to appreciate the benefits of catalogue shopping than Christmas and especially when purse strings are tight. The current economic climate means most families have to budget their spending this Christmas and the top UK catalogues can be a big help in spreading the costs at Christmas. Here are some of the options available from different catalogue brands :
Littlewoods have a number of schemes for spreading costs :
- Spread the cost of any item over 20 weeks interest free
- Spread the cost of any item costing over £60 over 52 weeks interest free
- Spread the cost of any item costing over £100 over 2 years at 29.9% APR
- Buy you Christmas gifts now and pay for them in October 2011.
Simply spend over £50, enter the code VX994 at checkout time
Plus you get free delivery and the options to return anything you don't want for free too.
The other Shop Direct catalogue brands have very similar financial terms and first order offers. Check out these catalogues :
- Additions Direct
- Empire Stores
- Great Universal
- Marshall Ward
- Very catalogue
JD Williams catalogue and catalogues like Simply Be, Fashion World, Ambrose Wilson and Marisota offer some great first order offers plus if you open a credit account you can pay over a certain period (typical APR is 39.9%). First order offers are currently 15% plus you can get free delivery too!
La Redoute have some stylish French fashion ideal for chic Christmas presents plus they also have a great first order offer of £15 off when you spend £30 or more (enter code 8258 at checkout). Alternatively, if you are not a new customer you can still £10 off your order of £70 or more (enter code 8271 at checkout).